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HIM283 Health Information Systems

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Introduces the history and current status of information systems in healthcare, including information architectures, administrative and clinical applications, evidence-based medicine, information retrieval, decision support systems, security and confidentiality, bioinformatics, information system cycles, the electronic health record, key health information systems and standards, and medical devices. Covers strategies and tools to insure the development and selection of health information systems. Explores the role of healthcare information and communication technologies in healthcare delivery including their role in improving the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare delivery. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide.)

Credits:
4.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
Class type:
in-person:    remote:    online:    hybrid: ( or )
List of classes for HIM283 Health Information Systems
CRNLocation & typeDays & timeDatesSeats availableMaterialsMore infoSign up
40376Web


From September 27 through December 18, 2021
Textbooks for CRN 40376
Instructor: Aurae Beidler
Tuition: credit Fees: $0
For information, contact the department at 971-722-5667 (Admissions).

Course details: CRN 40376

Course materials

Textbooks

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Technology:

There is no additional technology required for this class.

Instructor comments:

This class is only open to students accepted in the HIM program.  For more information please see http://www.pcc.edu/him.

Any live lectures will be available through Zoom and recorded for students who cannot attend the live sessions.

The instructor is available through posted virtual office hours and offers additional appointments as needed.

Web course information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Web & Remote Teaching Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Online Learning technical requirements.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities taking Web based classes please visit the Disability Services website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes.

The Start Guide is not required for Hybrid or Remote Courses but strongly recommended. To learn more, go to https://www.pcc.edu/osg